The investment seeks to provide current income as its primary investment objective and to provide capital appreciation as its secondary investment objective. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its total assets in dividend-paying U.S. exchange-traded equity securities (Equity Securities) and will opportunistically utilize an option strategy consisting of writing (selling) U.S. exchange-traded covered call options on such Equity Securities. The fund is non-diversified.
Inception Date: 13/12/2016
Primary Benchmark: CBOE S&P 500 BuyWrite BXM
Management Expense Ratio: 0.94 %
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|Market Performance vs.
|Market Performance vs. Exchange|
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|Trailing 12 Months|
|Trailing 5 Years|
|Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)|
|Risk Return Profile|
|Volatility (Standard Deviation)||4.10%||84%||B||92%||A-|
|Risk Adjusted Return||55.27%||63%||D||66%||D|
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|Target Price Action||Rating Action||Analyst||Rating||Price||Date|
This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.
The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.
This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.
The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.
The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.
The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.